Program Committee

The program committee is responsible for the content and execution of the annual meeting with respect to identifying suitable topic areas, soliciting speakers, reviewing topic suggestions and abstract/poster submissions from the Society’s membership. With respect to execution, members of the committee are responsible for identifying a suitable venue, managing event advertisement/promotion, and media outreach. Details & Members »

Communication, Outreach, and Membership Committee

The Communication, Outreach, and Membership Committee is responsible for coordinating communication and outreach efforts, cultivating membership, facilitating relationships on behalf of the Society, and advising the Board on priorities and strategies to promote growth and the interests of the Society. Details & Members »

Nominating Committee

The Nominating Committee recommends individuals to serve on the Board of Directors and for the office of President and Vice President/President-elect.  The committee also reviews nominees for election by the membership to the Nominating Committee before the election. Details & Members »

Student/Postdoc Committee

The Student/Postdoc Committee represents student members of the INS, their interests, and makes recommendations to the Board regarding initiatives for students and postdoc members. An established INS member serves as a mentor to the committee. Details & Members »


Task Forces

Emerging Issues Advisory Task Force

The Emerging Issues Advisory Task Force works to advise and assist INS in strengthening its international voice in the field of neuroethics by providing expertise, analysis and guidance to professionals, policy makers, the media and the general public on the ethical and policy issues associated with advances in neuroscience. Details »

International Task Force

The International Task Force conducts a consultation with international leaders in neuroethics to identify perceived value-added needs and opportunities internationally. Details & Members »


If you would like to serve on a committee or task force, please contact Karen Graham